Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Hermanus

Experience the unique character of Hermanus with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city's whale watching, safari tours and kayaking draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Hermanus

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like whale watching and golfing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Hermanus a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whalehaven Winery (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Fernkloof Nature Reserve (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Gabrielskloof Wine Estate (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ross Gower Wines (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Almenkerk Wine Estate (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Kogelberg Nature Reserve (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hermanus

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Hermanus is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fernkloof Nature Reserve (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Voelklip Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Grotto Beach (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Hermanus Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hemel-en-Aarde Valley (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Bot River Estuary (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

Where to stay around Hermanus?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 86 vacation rentals near Hermanus. From 37 Houses to 21 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hermanus for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Hermanus?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Hermanus. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hermanus Beach: 92 vacation rentals
  • Whalehaven Winery: 99 vacation rentals
  • Hermanus Golf Club: 96 vacation rentals
  • Kleinbaai Harbour: 81 vacation rentals
  • Walkerbay Estate and Birkenhead Brewery: 83 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hermanus listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hermanus?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 37 Houses in Hermanus. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hermanus include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 rentals available
  • Villas: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hermanus?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Hermanus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.